Skip to it! This shirtwaist dress pattern has a rounded collar and front placket detail. Pattern includes two styles. Short sleeve style features folded cuff with sleeve tab, slightly dropped waist, and self sash with belt loops. Long sleeve style features A-line shaping and bias trimmed patch pockets.
View A includes short sleeves with folded cuff and sleeve tab, slightly dropped waist, patch pockets, and self sash with belt loops. View B features long-sleeves with folded cuffs, A-line shaping, and gathered bias-trimmed patch pockets.
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After successfully sewing this pattern, you will have developed the following skills: bias binding, buttonholes, collar, flat-set sleeves, partial plackets, and patch pockets.
Light- to medium-weight woven fabrics like quilting cottons, broadcloth, lawn, shirtings, poplin, silk taffeta or dupioni, and linen.